Manufacturing Engineer (Old Hickory, TN)
Nashville , Tennessee
December 10, 2017
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Job Description:

3M is seeking a Manufacturing Engineer for the Electronics & Energy Business Group, Film Manufacturing & Supply Chain Operations (FMSCO) Division located in Old Hickory, TN. At 3M, you can apply your talent in bold ways that matter. Here, you go.

Job Summary:
The person hired for the position of Manufacturing Engineer will be responsible for driving continuous improvement, customer alignment, provide technical leadership, and manufacturing support for current products and scale up of new products.

Primary Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:
  • Actively support site safety through personal actions and decisions
  • Provide daily production support and troubleshooting
  • Actively utilize Lean Six Sigma and statistical tools for improving processes and reducing waste.
  • Contribute to new product development including:
    • Develop Statistical Process Control Standards Work with support teams to provide appropriate experiments.
    • Support implementation with New Product/New Technology Introduction system.
  • Work with Plant, Division, and other internal and external resources as needed to accomplish objectives
  • Provide daily production support and troubleshooting for manufacturing operations
  • Champion Continuous Improvement culture and participate in all related continuous improvement activities for the site
  • Willingness to be on-call

Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree or higher in a Science or Engineering discipline from an accredited university
  • Minimum of three (3) years of experience in a manufacturing facility

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Experience in process engineering within a manufacturing facility
  • Ability to perform root cause analysis and apply systematic thinking in problem solving

Location: Old Hickory, TN
Travel: May include up to 25% domestic/international
Relocation: Is authorized

Must be legally authorized to work in country of employment without sponsorship for employment visa status (e.g., H1B status)

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